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Launching industrial Internet programs into the cloud
Launching industrial Internet programs into the cloud

Cloud service providers shorten the journey to the industrial Internet. Cloud services provide practical, low-cost, and adaptable solutions to address many aspects of the industrial Internet. Benefits can include managed security, cloud data storage, analytics, applications, and improved information delivery...Read More

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Get ready for big data by getting the architecture right
Get ready for big data by getting the architecture right

Managing big data can be an issue for many manufacturers and other companies with a strong online presence that needs to be integrated into production facilities. This is easier when multi-threaded... Read More

Industrial wireless field units: 12 criteria for an effective technology choice
Industrial wireless field units: 12 criteria for an effective technology choice

Industrial plants across the world continuously strive to improve their efficiency, enhance the quality of their products, and extend the lifetime of their installations. These 12 criteria will help... Read More

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2015 Global Automation Conference
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Wireless security: Port-based security, EAP, AKM
Wireless security: Port-based security, EAP, AKM

Tutorial on cyber security for wireless networks: Authentication and key management (AKM) is the term used to describe the process of IEEE 802.1X/EAP authentication and subsequent encryption key... Read More

Apps for Engineers: Easy calculations
Apps for Engineers: Easy calculations

CFE Media's Apps for Engineers is an interactive directory of engineering-related applications for Apple iOS and Android operating systems from various companies. We've categorized apps by category,... Read More

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Presenter Robert Elliot will discuss at 1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET physical layer best practices and understand proper fiber media selection for each physical layer in the EtherNet/IP network. The webcast will also cover design recommendations and considerations to help you successfully deploy a robust and secure plant-wide implementation of EtherNet/IP.
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Download Control Engineering's Safety eGuides sponsored by ABB.
Human Factors and the Impact on Plant Safety; The Rocky Relationship Between Safety and Security; Is Your Safety System Compliant with Today's Safety Standards; Integrated Safety eGuide. Download now.
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2015 System Integrator Giants Call for Nominations
Participate in the 2015 System Integrator Giants program, which recognizes the top system integrators listed in the CFE Media Global System Integrator Database. Access the 2015 System Integrator Giants online submission form via the Global System Integrator Database.

Note: All submissions for the 2015 System Integrator Giants program MUST go through the Global System Integrator Database. Don't have an account yet? Register now.
Be sure to log in and update your company’s information by May 8, 2015.
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Web access module for mobile devices, laptops
Web access module for mobile devices, laptops

Siemens' Sinamics V20 Smart access is a web server module that mounts directly onto the V20 drive... Read More

Modularized industrial PCs for machine building applications
Modularized industrial PCs for machine building applications

Advantech's ACP-2020 and ACP-4020 rackmount industrial PCs (IPCs) feature self-diagnosis, remote... Read More

Role-based manufacturing apps for real-time operations
Role-based manufacturing apps for real-time operations

PTC's ThingWorx role-based manufacturing apps are designed to unify data from enterprise business... Read More

Software package for schematic generation
Software package for schematic generation

EPLAN's Cogineer is software package that generates schematics automatically for occasional users... Read More

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Control Engineering and Plant Engineering are now accepting nominations for the Engineering Leaders Under 40 program, which recognizes manufacturing professionals under the age of 40 who have made significant contributions to their plant’s success, and to the control engineering and/or plant engineering professions. Nominations close June 24, 2015.